Comedian Bharti Singh and husband Harsh Limbachia were arrested by the NCB on November 22, 2020 after drugs were found at their residence during a raid and during interrogation both of them admitted to using drugs. Both were taken for an examination on 22 November and the Mumbai special court sent them to judicial custody for 13 days till 4 days 2020. Bharti Singh arrested by NCB for consumption of drugs, Harsh Limbachia is being investigated: report.
Bharti and Harsh have applied for bail, which will be heard on Monday 23 November. 86.50 grams of marijuana (ganja) was seized from the house of Bharti and Harsha. His arrest came after two drug peddlers, who were arrested on Saturday, November 21 from Khar-Danda. Following the arrest by NCB, Bharti Singh and Harsh Limbachia were taken to Mumbai Hospital for medical examination.
According to the Bombay Times report, Bharti and Harsh were arrested under the provisions of the NDPS Act on charges of possessing and consuming cannabis. The NCB also issued a press release in which they mentioned that the couple had admitted to consuming cannabis.
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